• PEOPLE NAME: RUSSIAN JEWS OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 47654

ROP: 108454

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Jews

People Cluster: Jews

Language: Russian - (rus)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Judaism

Country: United States

Also found in: Germany; Israel; Russia; Uzbekistan

Population: 110,000

Global Population: 3,123,800


PEID: 47654

ROP: 108454

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Russian Jews of United States, numbering 110,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Jews people cluster within the Jews affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 3,123,800 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Russian. The primary religion practiced by the Russian Jews is Judaism, a religion developed among the ancient Hebrews and characterized by belief in one transcendent God who has revealed himself to Abraham, Moses, and the Hebrew prophets and by a religious life in accordance with Scriptures and rabbinic traditions.


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